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which dependencies am I missing for Corsair water cooler Link driver?

I'm attempting to install an open-source linux driver for my Corsair h100i GTX water cooler. I'm following these instructions. Once I run the script or try to change setting through terminal I get ...
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Installing Atom on Ubuntu encounters errors with gvfs-bin

So I am trying to install Atom on my Chromebook running Xubuntu 14.04 (64 bit). I downloaded the .deb from atom.io, but when I ran sudo dpkg -i atom-amd64.deb, it returned: Selecting previously ...
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How to replace ppa provided packages by ubuntu provided ones?

Recently I did a clean install of Ubuntu 14.04. Then I wanted to install latest vlc (2.2.1), and googled for it. Then I came across this ppa: ppa:mc3man/trusty-media and added it to my repositories ...
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unmet dependencies while installing java

I have the following error while trying to install java in my ubuntu-14.04. Can someone help me to resolve this problem ? Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Software installation halted due to unmet dependencies (Tried remedy)

I am trying to install a software package through the ubuntu software centre but I am getting this error:- The following packages have unmet dependencies: gnome-control-center: Depends: libxi6 (>= ...
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Is it normal to have “pre-dependency problem”s on a fresh install?

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04. The only thing I did on the first boot is to get a terminal window and grep the log files. Most machines I've installed on has a symptom when you boot asks for ...
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Problem installing Dolphin-emu, Unmet dependencies

When attempting to install Dolphin-Emu, I have come across a un-met dependences that are preventing the installation. I installed Dolphin-Emu as a PPA, so I could manually install the package. Every ...
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Failing to install anything [duplicate]

So everything was fine until i used katoolin to install kali scripts on ubuntu, now when i sudo apt-get install, i get the error message telling me E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' ...
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Error while installing Steam on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to install Steam on my Ubuntu and am getting this error: Steam needs to install these additional packages: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386, libgl1-mesa-glx:i386, libc6:i386 [sudo] password for ...
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Problem installing Kali linux tools using katoolin

I encountered this problem while installing Kali linux tools using katoolin. OS: Ubuntu version 14.04 Select a category or press (0) to install all Kali linux tools . kat > 0 Reading package ...
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How to remove a specific package from dependency list of another package?

Since I'm using Qt5 I want to uninstall all the qt4 libs. I tried it with the following command sudo apt-get remove libqt4-* which attempts to remove all the qt4 libs but in addition it wants to ...
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problems installing gfortran

When I try to sudo apt-get install gfortran, the following error message pop up, it seems that there are some broken packages, how do I fix that? Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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apt-get install: A: Depends: B (=v1) but B v2 is to be installed

I need to install a new package on my Ubuntu 14.04.2 machine, that depends on an older version of a package I have already installed in a newer version. The package I would like to install is: ...
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apt-get autoremove dangerous?

I was compiling a tool called Rejoystick so I installed a few packages and dependencies. But now I don't need it any more so I removed those packages. Running apt-get shows that I have some packages ...
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Apt not installing most known packages

I have installed a fresh Ubuntu 14.04.03 and I am running into a problem I have never had before. First thing I did when logging into the new install was apt-get update and upgrade. Then I wanted to ...
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Unmet dependancies have kept me from upgrading since 14.10

All my PHP PPAs are disabled because they are Trusty PPAs. Have been following the help in other related SE questions, but ran into a roadblock. kikjezrous@ubuntu-lenovo:~$ sudo apt-get -o ...
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pkgProblemResolver::Resolve generated breaks Ubuntu 15.10

When I try to install something I received an error of dependencies and a incorrect gcc-5-base version installed. When I put sudo apt-get install anyprogram: Reading package lists... Building ...
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Can't install anything anymore, unmet dependencies for linux-image-

Whenever I try to install anything I get the following message: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get -f ...
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How to remove wine and its dependencies?

i want to remove wine1.7 from my Ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr. But when i typed in sudo apt-get purge wineit didn't worked i gives me package not installed so i typed sudo apt-get purge wine(tab)and it ...
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apt-get install openssh-server doesn't work due to unmet dependencies

I'm new to Ubuntu environment, its been bothering me since a while. have tried almost everything suggested in the forums but no luck. I don't know if I'm missing something. OS: Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS ...
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Many and more packages are broken

I use Ubuntu LTS and want to upgrade and it's showing some errors. While trying to fix the bugs, I got the error that very many packages are broken: Broken libqt5feedback5:i386 Depends on ...
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Errors when installing wine in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have followed the below procedures to install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa apt-get update apt-get install -y wine However, I see the below error messages: ...
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libsemanage-common problems, No idea what to do

Ok, having a bad time i hope someone can help. I was messing around attempting to get kali tools working on ubuntu mostly to see if I could. Ran into a bunch of problems and attemted to return my ...
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Package dependency problems with broken packages but none listed to fix

I am trying to install wine on Ubuntu 15.04, I had it working before but I think something went wrong with 32 or 64 bit installations so I tried removing it to start again. Now I am trying to install ...
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installing r-base error: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages

Problem: I am trying to install new version of R, but what ever I found as solution still gives me these errors: The following packages have unmet dependencies: r-base : Depends: r-base-core (>= ...
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Dependency is not satisfiable: libwxgtk3.0-0 (>= 3.0.0-2)

When I try to install a recent version of PasswordSafe on my Ubuntu 15.10 64bit using the Ubuntu Software Center I get the error message: Dependency is not satisfiable: libwxgtk3.0-0 (>= 3.0.0-2) ...
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Messed up libc 2.17 and libc 2.15 dependency error on 12.04LTS

I got myself into a mess in order to solve a libc dependency issue. I downloaded libc6_2.17-0ubuntu5_amd64.deb and libc6-dev_2.17-0ubuntu5_amd64.deb from somewhere and then used dpkg to install it. ...
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Unmet Dependencies: libapache2-mod-passenger

I need to insatll libapache2-mod-passenger on apache2.4 root@server:~# apt-get install libapache2-mod-passenger Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...... The following ...
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apt-get dependency failed! Please help!

I got this very strange error trying to do sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Building dependency tree... Reading state information... You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to ...
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apt-cache unmet shows non-existent packages

Running apt-cache unmet outputs a 1.2 MB file of missing dependencies of packages, none of which exist (the packages themselves). This is possibly due to restoring old configurations to a fresh ...
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mysql-client : Depends: mysql-community-client (= 5.7.10-1ubuntu12.04) but it is not installable [duplicate]

I have tried to upgrade my mysql in 12.04 from 5.5 to 5.7 but after removing 5.5 I had to add 5.7 to apt. However when I did apt-get install mysql-server it asked me to install 5.5 again. So I did the ...
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Help installing Steam: dependencies

When I try to install Steam the following message appears: Steam needs to install these additional packages: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386, libgl1-mesa-glx:i386, libc6:i386 [sudo] password for ...
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Pipelight unmet dependencies

I installed Trusty Tahr on my old Dell Studio 1537 a few hours ago. Since then I've been trying to install pipelight and failed miserably. I get the unmet dependencies problem as many people have ...
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How to make Photofilmstrip work on Ubuntu 15.04

I wanted to install Photofilmstrip on Ubuntu 15.04 unfortunately it was removed from the repos. I managed to install it based on how to install mencoder in ubuntu 14.10?. Unfortunately mencoder ...
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Installing KDE alongside Unity

I am using Ubuntu 15.10 and i would like to install Plasma 5.4.I did the following steps: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade ...
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How to install dependencies not found in the repositories for JHBuild?

I have been following this guide in order to set up JHBuild. And I have got up to the bit which says to execute: jhbuild sysdeps --install However there is a slight problem because upon running ...
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Apt-Get Dependencies Won't Install

OK I'm kind of confused here. After I installed Code::Blocks from the website, a little error popped up the top bar. It said that "Error: BrokenCount > 0", and that one of my packages had unmet ...
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dpkg is in an unresolvable dependency loop

I ran apt-get build-dep wine1.6, because I wanted to install wine but apt install wine1.6 said that too many packages were not installed. After the build dependencies were downloaded, dpkg returned ...
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Having trouble with apt-get upgrade and removing KDE Plasma

I am running Ubuntu 15.10 with Gnome DE. I installed KDE plasma to try it out but sudo apt-get upgrade started giving me errors so I ppa-purged the kde ppa and removed kubuntu desktop with the ...
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14.04, fresh install/encrypted, dependencies not meet, including mount libraries

having a dependency problem can be infuriating. Having my machine down a couple of days, I finally had it all and stuck in a network install, I believe for 14.04. I do this: jack@Kilo:~$ echo ...
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Package gvfs-common is not configured yet?

I am having trouble getting into Synaptic Package Manager. When I run sudo dpkg --configure -a as it suggests I get: dpkg: error processing package gvfs-common (--configure): package is in a very ...
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Cannot install bomi (CMPlayer) on Ubuntu 15.10

I was a fan of bomi player on ubuntu, but cannot install it on the latest version, anybody got a solution? usr@host: ~$ sudo apt-get install bomi [sudo] password for usr: Reading package lists... ...
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broken packages with PgAdmin3 version 1.20 in Ubuntu 14 LTS

My pgadmin3 was perfect, working with PostgreSQL 9.3 (pg9.3)... Them I upgraded to pg9.4... And start the problems... Old pgAdmin3 not runs with new pg9.4, so pgAdmin3 needs also upgrade. With ...
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While resolving dependency: node-clean-css encountered following error

While resolving "dependency not satisfiable:node-clean-css" I was executing following set of commands: sudo apt-get install nodejs sudo apt-get install npm sudo npm install -g less sudo npm install ...
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upgrade requires 525M free disk space on /boot while boot is only 230M in total there are also dependencies with previous kernels

I was having problems installing the latest kernel due to lack of free space in the /boot partition. Finally I managed to force delete the old kernel files, but when I tried sudo apt-get -f install it ...
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mysql dependencies installation problem

I am reinstalling mysql on a test server with Ubuntu 14.04 before I hadn't had any problems reinstalling it. When I reinstall it I do the following: use apt-get purge and remove on mysql-server-5.5 ...
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problem installing Collada-dom 2.4.4 headers and build tools

I got a notification that I need to install updates, and I clicked yes, but since then I am getting this stop sign on the top right corner because of unmet dependencies. when i run: sudo apt-get ...
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Why does apt-get marks packages I dont want directly?

If I try to install metapackage apt-get install lubuntu-desktop and then see the output of apt-mark showmanual | grep lubuntu I see much more than just lubuntu-desktop: lubuntu-artwork lubuntu-core ...
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Unable to install any package or software [duplicate]

I am a new user on Ubuntu. Currently, i am running Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit on my PC. Lately, I've been facing problem in installing any software or package using terminal. I've also tried the following ...
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Warning on installing CUTORCH about missing dependency files that are there

I am trying to install cuda, torch, cutorch and cudnn on Ubuntu. Cuda and Torch are installed by when I attempt to do luarocks install cutorch. I get a ton of errors. Primarily a stream of this: ...